PM Tsipras: We are close to an exit from the crisis

“The total benefits from the first year of operation of the connection of the Cyclades islands [to the mainland power grid] will reach 80 million euros, while the corresponding cost of charges for the use of the new system will be very [...]

Movement for Change founding conference ends with presentation of new logo

The founding conference of the new centre-left political party Movement For Change (MFC) concluded with a speech by its leader Fofi Gennimata and the presentation of the party logo – a multi-coloured rose with red, blue and green petals. In [...]

Tsipras: ‘We must found Europe anew; democratically, socially, environmentally’

One more important step for the alignment of the progressive forces at a time when Europe finds itself at a historic crossroads and its future is at stake was made during the Progressive Forum in Athens, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on [...]

PM Tsipras to inaugurate Cycladic Islands-mainland power grid link

The linking of Cycladic Islands to the mainland’s electricity network will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Syros island at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, the Environment and Energy ministry said on Friday. The inauguration of [...]

We have nothing to share with Skopje in the cultural heritage of Alexander the Great, Mitsotakis says

The big bet is to maintain growth through a different fiscal policy mix based on attracting investments, main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Tuesday addressing the Center of Strategic and International Studies [...]

Pavlopoulos notes ‘common vision’ on EU’s future in meeting with Portugal’s president

Receiving visiting Portugal’s President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa at the presidential mansion on Tuesday, President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos stressed their shared vision on the future of Europe, while also sending messages [...]

ND spokesperson Spyraki criticises government handling in case of two soldiers held in Turkey

Main opposition New Democracy spokesperson Maria Spyraki on Monday harshly criticised the government over the issue of the two Greek soldiers held in Turkey. “The two Greek soldiers have been detained for 12 days in a Turkish jail and [...]

Mitsotakis promises comprehensive, bold settlement of private debt

Main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis promised on Friday a comprehensive, bold settlement of the private debt. Mitsotakis was speaking at the 2nd International Meeting of small and medium-sized companies held by the Hellenic [...]

ND accuses Tsipras of promising Erdogan to send back ‘Turkey’s 8’

Sources from the main opposition New Democracy accused Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of promising Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to send back the eight Turkish officers who escaped to Greece after the failed coup of 2016. Commenting [...]

Tsipras says government aims to improve security in all neighbourhoods and regions of Greece

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras expressed the government’s will to improve conditions in run-down neighbourhoods in Attica during a visit to the City Hall of Fylis and a meeting with Mayor Christos Pappous on Wednesday. “I visited [...]